Resources to assist Urbana residents may be found in the Help Book, Community Resource Guide, or the phone book. The Help Book is a comprehensive directory of human and social services in Champaign County, maintained by Family Service of Champaign County. The Community Resource Guide is a quick reference guide that lists a variety of resources including support services and educational programs for families with young children in Champaign County, and is also available in Spanish. These resources may be found at http://www.helpsource.org/.
First Call for Help is a program of Family Service of Champaign County that provides assistance with finding community resources. They may be reached at (217) 352-6300 in the Champaign-Urbana area, or (217) 893-1530 in Rantoul & Northern Champaign County, through the Community Service Center of Northern Champaign County.
The City of Urbana has various home improvement programs available to income-qualified residents. Below is a brochure which explains the different programs that are available. For more information please contact the Grants Management Division at 217-384-2447.